Bishop Mark installed as Bishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania

May 2014 The Rite of Installation, during which His Grace, Bishop Mark [Maymon] was enthroned as Bishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, was celebrated at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at Saint Stephen Cathedral here Saturday, May 10, 2014. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, presided at the Divine Liturgy.  In addition to Bishop Mark, His Eminence, Archbishop Nathaniel of ...

Bishop Mark to be installed in Philadelphia May 10

PHILADELPHIA, PA [DOEPA Communications] - 25/4/14 The Rite of Installation, during which His Grace, Bishop Mark will be enthroned as Bishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, will be celebrated at Saint Stephen Cathedral, 8598 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Bishop Mark was canonically elected to fill the vacant See by the Holy Synod ...

OCA Holy Synod elects Bishop Mark [Maymon] to Eastern PA See

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] - 19/3/14 His Grace, Bishop Mark [Maymon] was elected by the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America to fill the vacant Episcopal See of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. The election took place on the opening day of the spring session of the ...

Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania nominates Bishop Mark

BETHLEHEM, PA [OCA] 18/1/14 His Grace, Bishop Mark of Baltimore, was nominated to fill the vacant Episcopal See of the Diocese of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania at a special Diocesan Assembly at Saint Nicholas Church here on Friday evening, January 17, 2014. Bishop Mark has served as the Diocese’s Administrator since 2012.  His name will be forwarded to ...

Six Orthodox bishops served in Stuttgart

14/3/2012 On 11th March 2012, Holy Hierarchal Liturgy in the church of Synaxis of All Serbian Saints in Stuttgart six Orthodox bishops served. Besides the competent Bishop Konstantin of Middle Europe and serving Bishop His Eminence Metropolitan Augustin (Lambardakis) of Germany of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, in Stuttgart also served: His Grace vicar Bishop Hannah (Haikal) of Palmyra ...

Metropolitan Philip defends Decisions

"He says transfer of bishop needed to revive diocese" By DAVID YONKE BLADE RELIGION EDITOR The Anthiochian Archdiocese of North America 6/11/2010 The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church is thriving everywhere in North America except the Midwest, according to the archdiocese's longtime leader, Metropolitan Philip Saliba. And that was the sole reason for a controversial decision, announced last month, to transfer ...

Vatican hopes to strengthen relations with Russia – Nuncio

Moscow, March 23, Interfax - The Holy See representative to Russia Archbishop Antonio Mennini said he believes that the Moscow visit of Secretary for Relations with States Dominique Mamberti will strengthen bilateral relations."The visit and the meetings Dominique Mamberti has had in Moscow will certainly strengthen relations between Russia and the Vatican on the ...